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Christie's chief auctioneer Jussi Pylkkanen starts with $70 Million and ends 19 minutes later with the record sum of $400 Million for the more than 500 years old Da Vinci painting. The audience gasps as history is made with the sale of the now most expensive art piece of all times. Pylkkanen himself enjoys the bidding as he jokes in between astronomical amounts of money being offered for the masterpiece.
Game Theory (ECON 159) We discuss auctions. We first distinguish two extremes: common values and private values. We hold a common value auction in class and discover the winner's curse, the winner tends to overpay. We discuss why this occurs and how to avoid it: you should bid as if you knew that your bid would win; that is, as if you knew your initial estimate of the common value was the highest. This leads you to bid much below your initial estimate. Then we discuss four forms of auction: first-price sealed-bid, second-price sealed-bid, open ascending, and open descending auctions. We discuss bidding strategies in each auction form for the case when values are private. Finally, we start to discuss which auction forms generate higher revenues for the seller, but a proper analysis of this...
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A local man fails to pay more than $2 million in taxes, and the IRS has auctioned off nearly everything from his home. On Wednesday, some of Randall Thompson's most prized possessions were pulled out of five storage sheds and sold.
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